Sachin A Tantry

Sachin A Tantry
Visiting Scholar
University of Missouri

Mr Sachin Tantry is an academician with over nine years of teaching experience in journalism and media studies and over 5 years industry experience in radio, public relations and films. He was heading the under graduate department of arts and working as an assistant professor at Jain University, Bengaluru, India. He regularly conducts lectures and workshops at various academic institutes and corporate houses. He is featured regularly in media as an expert on media studies. He also provides consultancy to Startups with respect to content, media and communication strategy.

He holds an MS in Mass Communication from Christ University Bengaluru, PG Diploma in Media Laws from NALSAR, Hyderabad and a Diploma in Culture Studies from CSCS and currently pursuing PGDBA in Marketing at Welingkars, Mumbai. He has presented his research internationally and nationally at conferences.

His research interests are mediated communication, political communication, media effects, new technology and media sociology.

He is currently with the Department of Communication, University of Missouri as a Visiting Scholar and is helping in developing the course on Media Literacy for the Media and Diversity Center. He is also involved in other research activities.